London: +44 (0)20 7236 2601
St Albans: +44 (0)1727 869141
Rickmansworth: +44 (0) 1923 771010
Milton Keynes: +44 (0)1908 605552

Anti-abuse consultation

Very topically, in view of the media focus on tax avoidance, HMRC has published a consultation document on a new general anti-abuse rule aimed at exactly that.  The plan is for the new law to take effect in 2013.  It will apply to income tax, corporation tax, national insurance and Stamp Duty Land Tax and, possibly, inheritance tax.

The new general anti-abuse rule is aimed at abusive tax avoidance on the basis that such a law will deter artificial tax avoidance schemes.



Date: 13th July, 2012
Author: Cathy Corns


Articles from this Author

Contact Business Service Partners

Choose from the drop down menu below to select a Partner to contact.


On the 11th Day of Christmas we reveal St Albans Advent Trail window…

Lots of creative effort has gone in to making our magical woodland window by our fabulous team…



For the latest Mercer & Hole news, visit our LinkedIn page mercer-&-hole

Click here to follow us on LinkedIn